Firearm Safety Certificate
Firearm Safety Certificate - Study Guide
Effective Jan. 1, 2015, CA State Law requires firearms buyers (unless exempted) to obtain the Firearms Safety Certificate (FSC) prior to the transfer of a firearm.
In order to obtain the FSC, you must pass a written test on firearm safety and laws as specified by CA State Law.
The CA Dept. of Justice (DOJ) has published the study guide below as a means to prepare individuals to pass the FSC test. Click on the English or Spanish version to download a .pdf version of the study guide. (The DOJ no longer offers printed copies of the study guide.)
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